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Halloween trees exist and they’re already flying off the shelves

Halloween trees – yes, you read that correctly – have hit the market, and they’re already selling out more than two months before the start of trick-or-treating season. Crafting superstore Michaels is selling the black, 14-inch ceramic trees to help goblins and ghouls “create a stunning Halloween display” in anticipation […]
Halloween trees exist and they’re already flying off the shelves
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The National Christmas Tree is dark because of the government shutdown

The federal government entered a partial shutdown Friday after the House and Senate adjourned without reaching a spending deal. National parks around the US will be closed to the public throughout the duration of the shutdown – including the National Christmas Tree, located in Washington, D.C. The Tree, a Capitol […]
The National Christmas Tree is dark because of the government shutdown
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How Christmas lights go from pieces of wire to the decorations on your tree

Christmas lights are made from a simple string of miniature light bulbs with some wiring inside that connects everything together. Taizhou Haoran Machinery sells machines that create LED holiday light strings – it’s all in the manufacturing and how the lights are wired at the factory. Here’s how those massive […]
How Christmas lights go from pieces of wire to the decorations on your tree
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The tallest lifeforms of all time

Gravity’s pull prevents most beings from growing tall. But there are some lifeforms that have challenged gravity and won. These lifeforms include varieties of trees, ancient dinosaurs, and creatures of the deep ocean. The following is a transcript of the video. If you doubled in size, your weight would be […]
The tallest lifeforms of all time